[PlanetCCRMA] major corruption

Fernando Lopez-Lezcano nando@ccrma.Stanford.EDU
Sun Jun 4 21:29:01 2006

[sorry for the delay, back from a short trip]
On Tue, 2006-05-30 at 14:22 -0700, R Parker wrote:
> > You don't say but I presume this is on Fedora Core
> > 3?
> Correct.
> > What is the history of the machine? New install?
> > Testing? 
> It's a production machine that's been running Planet
> CCRMA on FC3 for over a year.

And then what exactly happened that broke it? For a time dated list of
recent package installs try:

  rpm -q -a --last

> >Exactly which kernel is failing and how?
> I don't know the exact kernel version numbers;
> 2.6.12???. It's whatever the latest is from Planet

Is this the one? 
Is there a Planet CCRMA kernel that is working correctly on that

>  What about the subject,
> > are you saying that
> > data got corrupted?
> Booting into the Planet CCRMA kernel fails to load
> eth,  USB, and alot of other stuff. Alsasound can't
> start because snd_usb_audio doesn't load. Booting into
> 2.6.9-1.667 results in all the appropriate modules
> being loaded.

Could you check that the installed kernel that fails to load modules is
intact? You could verify the integrity of the installed package by doing


What are the contents of /etc/modprobe.conf?
-- Fernando